Census Bureau's $2.5 million Super Bowl ad buy right out of a Hollywood movie

Obama administration pays $2.5 million for Census commercial during Super Bowl.

cross posted at The Political Class

So we are spending $2.5 million dollars so that we can feel better about the Census?

Aren’t we broke? Social Security is now broke and in the red. Story here. Moody’s just announced that the United States might lose its AAA credit rating. Link to that news story here.

HotAir covers the Census Super Bowl ad story here. I think this scene from the movie Dave sums it up for everyone. Enjoy.

Kevin Kline did a great job in that movie. I think Ben Kingsley’s role as Vice President was interesting as well. I have a few thoughts on his character in that movie. I’ll have to find the right video clip first.